THE Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC) is delighted to announce that they will be holding a blood donation drive next Wednesday, April 30.
The blood donation drive will commence from 2 pm until 5 pm which will take place at the CME Room, Level 1 of Jerudong Park Medical Centre, according to a press release.
Members of the public are welcome to donate. Donors are reminded to be aware of their health conditions, which may avoid them from donating blood, for example, being underweight, pregnant, suffering from poor health, hypertension or tuberculosis.
Donors should eat a good meal and drink plenty of fluids before donating. During the course of the blood donation drive, donors are required to complete a registration form and undergo a blood pressure test before donating their blood. Donors will also be issued a blood donation card which can be used in any time of donation period.
Jerudong Park Medical Centre would like to remind those who have donated blood before to bring along their issued blood donation card on the day of the event. Light refreshments will be provided after the blood draw.